April 13 Holidays

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Famous Birthdays Today

<div role="listitem" class="single-holiday w-dyn-item"><div class="position-relative---z-index-1"><div class="card card-image-top team-member-link-card"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/poke" class="card-link-image---image-wrapper border-radius-32px w-inline-block" target="_blank"><div class="holiday-card-image w-embed"><img src="https://imagedelivery.net/lCsODh8EJUNDijZLbbcSWQ/1081910a-65b6-43a4-461d-0656d5d3d900/mediumsquare" loading="lazy" alt="Poke" class="holiday-card-image"></div></a><div class="flex-date"><div class="badge-primary small team-member-job-title-badge">YouTube Star</div></div><div class="pd-left-and-right-20px pd-left-and-right-12px-mbp"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/poke" class="holiday-card-title-block w-inline-block" target="_blank"><h3 class="card-link-title---hover-secondary-1 display-4 mg-bottom-2px">Poke</h3></a></div></div></div></div><div role="listitem" class="single-holiday w-dyn-item"><div class="position-relative---z-index-1"><div class="card card-image-top team-member-link-card"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/thomas-jefferson" class="card-link-image---image-wrapper border-radius-32px w-inline-block" target="_blank"><div class="holiday-card-image w-embed"><img src="https://imagedelivery.net/lCsODh8EJUNDijZLbbcSWQ/f1a8b6c9-785f-4d7c-6235-98178bba3800/mediumsquare" loading="lazy" alt="Thomas Jefferson" class="holiday-card-image"></div></a><div class="flex-date"><div class="badge-primary small team-member-job-title-badge">US President</div></div><div class="pd-left-and-right-20px pd-left-and-right-12px-mbp"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/thomas-jefferson" class="holiday-card-title-block w-inline-block" target="_blank"><h3 class="card-link-title---hover-secondary-1 display-4 mg-bottom-2px">Thomas Jefferson</h3></a></div></div></div></div>

This Day in History

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1111</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Coronation of Henry V</div><div class='timeline-text'>Henry V is crowned as Holy Roman Emperor, marking a significant event in the history of the Holy Roman Empire.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1204</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Fall of Constantinople</div><div class='timeline-text'>This day saw the end of the Byzantine Empire when Constantinople falls to the Crusaders of the Fourth Crusade.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1742</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Handel's 'Messiah' Premieres</div><div class='timeline-text'>George Frideric Handel's oratorio Messiah makes its world premiere in Dublin, Ireland, beginning a lasting legacy in music.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1829</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Catholics Granted Rights in UK</div><div class='timeline-text'>The Roman Catholic Relief Act 1829 gives Roman Catholics in the United Kingdom the right to vote and sit in Parliament.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1870</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Foundation of Metropolitan Museum of Art</div><div class='timeline-text'>The New York City Metropolitan Museum of Art is established, becoming one of the world's largest and finest art museums.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1964</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Historic Oscar Win for Poitier</div><div class='timeline-text'>Sidney Poitier becomes the first African-American man to win the Best Actor award at the Academy Awards for Lilies of the Field.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1970</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Apollo 13 Incident</div><div class='timeline-text'>An oxygen tank aboard the Apollo 13 Service Module explodes, putting the crew in great danger while en route to the Moon.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1997</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Tiger Woods' Masters Victory</div><div class='timeline-text'>Tiger Woods becomes the youngest golfer to win the Masters Tournament, marking a significant moment in the history of golf.</div></div></div>

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